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Monument 6 Metres South West of Church of Holy Trinity, Washington

Description: Monument 6 Metres South West of Church of Holy Trinity

Grade: II
Date Listed: 15 July 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 303241

OS Grid Reference: NZ2966658511
OS Grid Coordinates: 429666, 558511
Latitude/Longitude: 54.9204, -1.5387

Location: Peareth Hall Road, Washington, Sunderland NE37 1NR

Locality: Washington
County: Sunderland
Country: England
Postcode: NE37 1NR

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Listing Text

1/83 Donwell (formerly Great

Monument 6 metres south-west
of Church of Holy Trinity.


Memorial to 42 miners killed in colliery accident 2 March 1885. By Emley and
Sons of Newcastle; erected by the miners of Usworth Colliery. Painted stone.
Square corniced plinth, inscribed with names of miners buried here and at
(Church of our Blessed Lady Immaculate) Washington, on 2 stone steps;
tapered octagonal shaft has incised flower decoration and low relief gablets
at base; cross finial.

Listing NGR: NZ2966658511

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Source: English Heritage

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